Given to N. P. T. by James Madison Montpellier May 22. 1827.
"Mr Jefferson returned to me my letters to hi<m> (some of wh. however are missing, wh. perhaps he destroyed). Of some of those returned, I find I have copies; among them, one on the subject of his views with regard to the right to bind future generations. This I will give to you."
Copy and copy of enclosure (DLC: Jefferson Papers). The enclosure is a copy of JM to Thomas Jefferson, 4 Feb. 1790.